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World War, 1914-1918
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librivox
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public domain
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charles henry bennett
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andersen, h. c. (hans christian), 1805-1875
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anonymous
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barrie, j. m. (james matthew), 1860-1937
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bottome, phyllis, 1884-1963
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heinrich hoffmann
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University of Technology Sydney Library
Mar 23, 2019
texts
eye 375
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Warwick Goble is name of illustrator

xii, 303 p., 32 p. of plates ; 26 cm
Topic: Illustrated children's books

Warwick Goble is name of illustrator

Public Library of India
Feb 26, 2019
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Henry Williamson only wrote the introduction to this diary. Williamson is well known for his...

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.527721 dc.contributor.author: Williamson Henry dc.date.accessioned: 2015-10-01T21:05:21Z dc.date.available: 2015-10-01T21:05:21Z dc.date.copyright: 1929 dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 12/04/2010 dc.date.citation: 1929 dc.identifier.barcode: 99999990795696 dc.identifier.origpath: /data10/data51/upload/0002/842 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/527721 dc.description.scanningcentre: C-DAC, Noida...
Topic: C-DAC

Henry Williamson only wrote the introduction to this diary. Williamson is well known for his...

unclscps
favorite Feb 12, 2019
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Racist propaganda. Contrived plot. Stilted dialogue. Nonsense

Topic: Ku Klux Klan (19th cent.)

Racist propaganda. Contrived plot. Stilted dialogue. Nonsense

The Medical Heritage Library
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eye 416
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comment 1

The book record does not match the ebook attached.

Topics: Capital Punishment, Guillotine

The book record does not match the ebook attached.

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favoritefavoritefavorite Jan 16, 2019
audio
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chapter 5 is very difficult to listen to because of the poor quality of the recording. In general...

LibriVox recording of A Woman's War by Warwick Deeping. Read in English by Lynne T The fictional small English country town of Roxton boasts two doctors. This tale focuses on the struggles of their wives: Katherine and the "good" Dr. James Murchison and Betty and the "bad" Dr. Parker Steele. But, of course, no one is all good or all bad and there are hurdles to overcome, in this case in the form of alcoholism. The cost of the war between the two women is greater than either...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, marriage, medicine, alcoholism, doctors, small town

chapter 5 is very difficult to listen to because of the poor quality of the recording. In general...

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Dec 18, 2018
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This book is also known as Dr Nikola’s Revenge. In the description for the recording of the...

LibriVox recording of A Bid For Fortune; Or, Dr Nikola's Vendetta by Guy Boothby. Read in English by Peter John Keeble. Guy Newell Boothby (1867 – 1905) was a prolific Australian writer. He moved to London in 1894 and became most well-known for his Dr.Nikola mysteries. This book is the first in a series of five and introduces the good doctor himself. Dr Nikola Is a criminal mastermind with an occult twist and like much fiction of that era this book and the following are more about how others...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, mystery, Australia, criminal

This book is also known as Dr Nikola’s Revenge. In the description for the recording of the...

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favorite Oct 26, 2018
audio
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Chapter 2/track 2 the word Boche, French slang for soldiers of the German Army--the word is...

LibriVox recording of Under Fire: The Story of a Squad by Henri Barbusse. (Translated by William Fitzwater Wray.) Read in English by Beth Thomas; Jim Locke; Lynne T; Celine Major; Joseph McWombie; Mike Pelton; Roger Melin; Romano; Anna Simon An English translation of the French World War I novel "Le Feu", written by a French soldier and dedicated to "the memory of the comrades who fell by my side at Crony and on Hill 119." Barbusse was invalided out of the army after 17...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, World War I, war, France, Army, military campaign

Chapter 2/track 2 the word Boche, French slang for soldiers of the German Army--the word is...

American Libraries
Oct 14, 2018
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eye 393
favorite 1
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Linda Hazzard was convicted of murdering and robbing her wealthy patients. Upton Sinclair wrote a...

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Rb58f_KQP3kC&oe=UTF-8

Linda Hazzard was convicted of murdering and robbing her wealthy patients. Upton Sinclair wrote a...

California Digital Library
favoritefavoritefavorite Sep 9, 2018
texts
eye 443
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The descriptions of the treatment of the wounded and the problems of burying the dead are very...

Topics: World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918 -- Religious aspects

The descriptions of the treatment of the wounded and the problems of burying the dead are very...

Topic: Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904

Page 186 is missing.

California Digital Library
favorite Aug 22, 2018
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The introduction is incomplete because pages are missing. These are the pages that explain the...

Bibliography: p. 336-416
Topic: Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904

The introduction is incomplete because pages are missing. These are the pages that explain the...

Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
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eye 32
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The pdf of the different copies of this book download with red being the dominant color. The pages...

William Bruges's Garter Book (c. 1430 C. 1440 (before 1450))
Topic: William Bruges's Garter Book (c. 1430 C. 1440 (before 1450))

The pdf of the different copies of this book download with red being the dominant color. The pages...

California Digital Library
texts
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comment 1
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The illustrations in this book are beautiful!

Added col. t.p. with heraldic border
Topic: Heraldry

The illustrations in this book are beautiful!

Public Library of India
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This is not a complete scan of the entire book. Very disappointing.

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.189392 dc.contributor.author: Charles A Beard dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-07T23:03:36Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-07T23:03:36Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 0005-09-07 dc.date.citation: 1913 dc.identifier.barcode: 5990010113488 dc.identifier.origpath: /rawdataupload/upload/0113/490 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/189392 dc.description.scannerno: 9 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIIT, Allahabad...
Topic: IIIT

This is not a complete scan of the entire book. Very disappointing.

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favoritefavoritefavorite Jun 12, 2018
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Many thanks to Sharon Kilmer for taking the time to record this book. I enjoyed listening to it. ...

LibriVox recording of The Mystery of the Sycamore by Carolyn Wells. Read in English by Sharon Kilmer Instead of prison time, former governor, Samuel Appleby, sentences his former rival, Daniel Wheeler to imprisonment on his homestead with a very strange addendum. He then endeavors to convince Mr. Wheeler to endorse his son’s candidacy for governor with a promise of commuting his sentence. In the meantime, Samuel Appleby is murdered in Wheeler’s home. The discovery of the identity of the...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, fiction, romance, Mystery, Crime

Many thanks to Sharon Kilmer for taking the time to record this book. I enjoyed listening to it. ...

California Digital Library
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An index of names listing the corresponding volumes in which they appear.

An index of names listing the corresponding volumes in which they appear.

Universal Library
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The IA now has both volumes of this book as originally published in 1927. This scan is missing...

The IA now has both volumes of this book as originally published in 1927. This scan is missing...

Public Library of India
May 23, 2018
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This is volume II of a two volume work.

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.74217 dc.contributor.author: Hervey Allen dc.date.accessioned: 2015-06-30T14:11:47Z dc.date.available: 2015-06-30T14:11:47Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2004-08-03 dc.date.citation: 1926 dc.identifier: RMSC, IIIT-H dc.identifier.barcode: 4115 dc.identifier.origpath: /data7/upload/0177/348 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/74217 dc.description.numberedpages: 522 dc.description.numberedpages: 20...
Topic: RMSC

This is volume II of a two volume work.

Public Library of India
May 23, 2018
texts
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This is a later edition of Israfel by Herve Allen. According to the author’s preface, the...

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.182831 dc.contributor.author: Hervey Allen dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-07T16:03:21Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-07T16:03:21Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2007-02-13 dc.date.citation: 1934 dc.identifier.barcode: 5990010106093 dc.identifier.origpath: /rawdataupload/upload/0106/095 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/182831 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIIT, Allahabad dc.description.main: 1...
Topic: IIIT

This is a later edition of Israfel by Herve Allen. According to the author’s preface, the...

Darwin Online
Apr 26, 2018
texts
eye 133
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The correct title for this book is “Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours.” The author’s name is...

syme, patrick. 1814. werner's nomenclature of colours with additions, arranged so as to render it highly useful to the arts and sciences particularly zoology, botany, chemistry, mineralogy, and morbid anatomy. annexed to which are examples selected from well-known objects in the animal, vegetable, and mineral kingdoms. edinburgh: william blackwood.

The correct title for this book is “Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours.” The author’s name is...

California Digital Library
Apr 18, 2018
texts
eye 444
favorite 0
comment 1

This is also available as an audiobook on librivox.

This is also available as an audiobook on librivox.

Community Texts
favorite Apr 16, 2018
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eye 403
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Still can’t be downloaded in any format. Please fix.

Description of many roses bred in the 2nd half of the 19th century. Includes a large number of coloured illustrations.
Topic: Roses

Still can’t be downloaded in any format. Please fix.

California Digital Library
Apr 12, 2018
texts
eye 1,100
favorite 3
comment 1

Illustrated by Dore

Topic: Doré, Gustave, 1832-1883

Illustrated by Dore

Public Library of India
favorite Apr 12, 2018
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The correct title of this book is “London: A Pilgrimage.” This is an important work of Dorés....

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.12905 dc.contributor.author: Gustave Dore And Blanchard Jerrold dc.date.accessioned: 2015-06-23T22:16:23Z dc.date.available: 2015-06-23T22:16:23Z dc.date.citation: 1872 dc.identifier.barcode: 5010010151648 dc.identifier.origpath: /data1/upload/0006/745 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/12905 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIIT, Allahabad dc.description.main: 1 dc.description.tagged: 0...
Topic: IIIT

The correct title of this book is “London: A Pilgrimage.” This is an important work of Dorés....

Community Texts
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Apr 7, 2018
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This book is Illustrated by Sybille Von Olfers. It’s a beautiful book. There is another book on...

М.: Издание т-ва Т.В. Сытина, 1917. — 19 с. Иллюстрации Сибилл фон Олферс. Дореволюционное издание русского переложения книги Сибилл фон Ольферс. 
Topics: Sibylle von Olfers, Сбилл фон Ольферс, Детки земли, дети...

This book is Illustrated by Sybille Von Olfers. It’s a beautiful book. There is another book on...

Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
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What could POSSIBLY be the point of doing a black and white only scan of a book of this type????

The Coloured Ornament Of All Historical Styles With Coloured Plates From Own Paintings In Water Colours ; Four [i. E. Three] Parts, Containing Sixty Coloured Plates Each, With Text, Volumes 1 - 3 Digitized by Google.
Topic: Decoration and ornament

What could POSSIBLY be the point of doing a black and white only scan of a book of this type????

The Library of Congress
Mar 22, 2018
texts
eye 337
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comment 1

Pages are missing from the book

Topic: Chinese

Pages are missing from the book

American Libraries
favoritefavoritefavorite Mar 9, 2018
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eye 271
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Unfortunately the illustrations for this book aren’t reproduced very well. Still, a funny parody....

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZUBa2ure690C&oe=UTF-8

Unfortunately the illustrations for this book aren’t reproduced very well. Still, a funny parody....

University of Alberta Libraries - The CIHM Monograph Collection
favorite Feb 23, 2018
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There are pages missing, the first chapter isn’t included and the print is so light it’s almost...

Includes bibliographical references and an index
Topics: Surgery, Military, Medicine, Military, Chirurgie militaire, Médecine militaire

There are pages missing, the first chapter isn’t included and the print is so light it’s almost...

University of Leeds Library
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The title of this book is “The Strange Life Of Charles Waterton,” which is the biography...

"Catalogue of pictures at Walton Hall, near Wakefield; as prepared by the late Mr. Waterton": p. [301]-317
Topic: Biography

The title of this book is “The Strange Life Of Charles Waterton,” which is the biography...

JSTOR Early Journal Content, The North American Review
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Feb 22, 2018
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Galsworthy does it again in this great essay about the true nature of the Englishman.

"Diagnosis of the Englishman" is an article from The North American Review, Volume 201 . View more articles from The North American Review . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-25108455
Source: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/25108455

Galsworthy does it again in this great essay about the true nature of the Englishman.

Community Texts
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Feb 7, 2018
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Illustrations are present and look great.

Little Dorothy Ann wanders the city of Worcester, Massachusetts, having adventures with seven public landmarks. Illustrated by Edith Ballinger Price.
Topic: Worcester

Illustrations are present and look great.

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Feb 5, 2018
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Wonderful reading by Pamela Nagami.

LibriVox recording of The Reign of Queen Anne, Volume I by Justin McCarthy. Read in English by Pamela Nagami Anne Stuart (1665-1714), Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland, succeeded William III to the throne in 1702. She was the daughter of the deposed Catholic king, James II, but was of the Anglican faith. Liberal, Irish member of Parliament, Justin McCarthy, writing in 1902, creates in sparkling, uncluttered prose a panoramic canvas of Anne and her times. In the first of the two volumes,...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Jonathan Swift, Louis XIV, queen anne, political science, duke of...

Wonderful reading by Pamela Nagami.

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
Feb 5, 2018
audio
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Thanks to the narrator for her time and patience in recording this book. She did a great job....

LibriVox recording of The Talisman, by Sir Walter Scott. Read by Lizzie Driver The Talisman is a gripping tale set near the end of the Third Crusade. King Richard the Lionheart is grievously ill, and all around him the leaders from allied countries plot and scheme to gain personal power, putting the future of the crusade in jeopardy. Sir Kenneth of Scotland finds himself caught up in events, and finds both his honour and his life are now on the line. Can a cure be found for the King? Can...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, scott, crusades, Richard Lionheart, adventure, romance, sir walter...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text

Thanks to the narrator for her time and patience in recording this book. She did a great job....

Community Texts
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Some really outstanding images.

ancient german codex
Topic: german language

Some really outstanding images.

Public Library of India
Feb 2, 2018
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This book was written by Charles Edmonds NOT Edmonds Charles.

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.208835 dc.contributor.author: Edmonds Charles dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-09T16:00:00Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-09T16:00:00Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2004-03-12 dc.date.citation: 1929 dc.identifier: librarian, rashtrapati bhavan dc.identifier.barcode: 6010010077801 dc.identifier.origpath: /data_copy/upload/0077/806 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/208835 dc.description.scanningcentre:...
Topic: Rashtrapati

This book was written by Charles Edmonds NOT Edmonds Charles.

Public Library of India
Feb 2, 2018
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This book is by the poet Robert Graves.

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.447392 dc.contributor.author: Eric Gill dc.date.accessioned: 2015-09-18T13:40:14Z dc.date.available: 2015-09-18T13:40:14Z dc.date.citation: 1953 dc.identifier.barcode: 05990010124502 dc.identifier.origpath: /rawdataupload1/upload/0124/505 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/447392 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIIT, Allahabad dc.description.main: 1 dc.description.tagged: 0 dc.description.totalpages:...
Topic: IIIT

This book is by the poet Robert Graves.

California Digital Library
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This book was released in two editions, the first in 1917 and the second in 1919. It was issued in...

Topics: World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns Turkey and the Near East, World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns...

This book was released in two editions, the first in 1917 and the second in 1919. It was issued in...

American Libraries
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Photographs that accompanied the original text did are missing from this scan.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=oEwbAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8

Photographs that accompanied the original text did are missing from this scan.

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favoritefavoritefavorite Jan 26, 2018
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Lynn T. does an excellent job of reading this novel. The novel itself is not particularly well...

LibriVox recording of Ancestors: A Novel by Gertrude Atherton. Read in English by Lynne T Isabel Otis, a young American heiress of a modest fortune has been enjoying a tour of Europe and at last decides to pay a visit to her English relative, Lady Victoria Gwynne. Politics; dinners at castles; handsome dukes; an engagement; murder; suicide - Isabel had not realized life in England could be so exciting! Eventually, this independent young woman must return to her anything but mundane life but...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, politics, women, romance, morality, suicide, society, family, Friendship,...

Lynn T. does an excellent job of reading this novel. The novel itself is not particularly well...

Smithsonian Libraries
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Funny, colorful, interesting. A treat!

CHMEXRF copy 39088011382439 has bookplate: Donated by the Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
Topics: Political satire, English, History, Caricatures and cartoons, Crystal Palace (London, England),...

Funny, colorful, interesting. A treat!

New York Public Library
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Jan 21, 2018
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Illustrated by Willy Pogany

A verse tragedy in two parts. In part one it sets out Faust's despair, his pact with Mephistopheles, and his love for Gretchen; part two covers Faust's life in court, the winning of Helen of Troy, Faust's purification and salvation
Topic: German drama (Tragedy)

Illustrated by Willy Pogany

University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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According to Wikipedia, this is the anonymous diary of Ward edited and published by her friend Lucy...

Includes index
Topics: Anecdotes -- England, London (England) -- Intellectual life

According to Wikipedia, this is the anonymous diary of Ward edited and published by her friend Lucy...

Public Library of India
Jan 19, 2018
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The title page is missing in this pdf so it’s hard to tell if there might be pages missing from...

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.262680 dc.contributor.author: Mary Roberts Rinehart dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-22T18:45:33Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-22T18:45:33Z dc.date.citation: 1918 dc.identifier.barcode: 05990010884638 dc.identifier.origpath: /data58/upload/0086/355 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/262680 dc.description.scannerno: 20003547 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIIT, Allahabad dc.description.main: 1...
Topic: IIIT

The title page is missing in this pdf so it’s hard to tell if there might be pages missing from...

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Jan 19, 2018
audio
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Once again, Maryann has captured the mood of this novel beautifully. This is the story of...

LibriVox recording of The Street of Seven Stars, by Mary Roberts Rinehart. Read by MaryAnn Spiegel. Published in 1914, this novel tells the story of Harmony Wells, an innocent and beautiful American in Austria to study violin. Harmony has talent and she dreams of a career in music. After her friends run out of money and return to the States, Harmony stays on in hopes of earning enough money to continue her lessons. Along the way, she meets Peter Byrne, an American doctor in Vienna following his...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, fiction, novel, music, Austria, romance
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text

Once again, Maryann has captured the mood of this novel beautifully. This is the story of...

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Jan 19, 2018
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Maryann does such an outstanding job in her reading of this book that I’ve listened to it many...

LibriVox recording of The Amazing Interlude, by Mary Roberts Rinehart. Read by Mary Ann Spiegel. It is the early days of The Great War. As the curtain rises, Sara Lee is sitting by the fire in her aunt and uncle’s home, knitting a baby afghan. Her beau’s name is Harvey. He has his eye on a little house that is just perfect for two and he will soon propose to Sara Lee. But in this play, the mise en scène is about to change. A fairyland transformation will take place and Sara Lee will step...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, war, fantasy, love, rinehart
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text

Maryann does such an outstanding job in her reading of this book that I’ve listened to it many...

Public Library of India
Jan 16, 2018
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This book is by John Galsworthy.

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.174344 dc.contributor.author: Sacheverell Sitwell dc.contributor.other: Ccl dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-07T03:53:50Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-07T03:53:50Z dc.date.copyrightexpirydate: 0000-00-00 dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 0000-00-00 dc.date.citation: 1931 dc.identifier.barcode: 2020120010046 dc.identifier.origpath: /data/upload/0010/051 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/174344...
Topic: City

This book is by John Galsworthy.

Biodiversity Heritage Library
Jan 16, 2018
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This is NOT volume 1 it’s volume 2

statement of responsibility: by W.T. Greene, with notes on several species by the Hon. and Rev. F.G. Dutton.
Topics: Cage birds, Parrots

This is NOT volume 1 it’s volume 2

American Libraries
favorite Jan 15, 2018
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Illustrations are mostly missing and those that are present are not reproduced well.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament, Ancient, Decoration and ornament, Medieval
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=AgUVAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8

Illustrations are mostly missing and those that are present are not reproduced well.

American Libraries
favorite Jan 15, 2018
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Pages are missing or illegible. Illustrations also missing or illegible. Not very useful as us.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: bishop, winchester, king, city, turmoils, monks, wykeham, henry, cathedral, builder, master...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Vb0LAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8

Pages are missing or illegible. Illustrations also missing or illegible. Not very useful as us.

California Digital Library
Jan 14, 2018
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Court martialed and discharged from the army after sending a letter of “resignation,” to his...

Topic: World War, 1914-1918

Court martialed and discharged from the army after sending a letter of “resignation,” to his...

University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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Great illustrations by Kitty Shannon.

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Topic: Gwyn, Eleanor

Great illustrations by Kitty Shannon.

Public Library of India
Jan 13, 2018
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FJ Weaver is NOT the author of this book. Eveline Mitford wrote this book. Please fix the record.

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.176108 dc.contributor.author: F.j.weaver dc.contributor.other: Ccl dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-07T04:41:06Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-07T04:41:06Z dc.date.copyrightexpirydate: 0000-00-00 dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2018-06-03 dc.date.citation: 1939 dc.identifier.barcode: 2020120012026 dc.identifier.origpath: /data/upload/0012/031 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/176108...
Topic: City

FJ Weaver is NOT the author of this book. Eveline Mitford wrote this book. Please fix the record.

American Libraries
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Most of the illustrations seem to have been deliberately covered up so they would not be...

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=V-FCAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8

Most of the illustrations seem to have been deliberately covered up so they would not be...

Duke University Libraries, Jantz Collection
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Colorful and whimsical design and illustrations.

Illustrations by Axel Leskoschek
Topic: German poetry

Colorful and whimsical design and illustrations.

California Digital Library
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I’m not sure how valuable this collection could have been considering there are no illustrations...

Topic: Indian sign language

I’m not sure how valuable this collection could have been considering there are no illustrations...

The Library of Congress
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Very interesting preliminary proofs for a kind of visual dictionary attempting to codify language...

Topic: Indian sign language

Very interesting preliminary proofs for a kind of visual dictionary attempting to codify language...

The Library of Congress
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Northern POWs held at Camp Ford in Tyler, Texas published three numbers of a newspaper called,...

Includes a facsimile reproduction of three issues of a newspaper originally written by hand by Capt. William H. May while in prison at Camp Ford

Northern POWs held at Camp Ford in Tyler, Texas published three numbers of a newspaper called,...

Cunha Intermediate School
favorite Jan 4, 2018
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Why the pretense of posting this record showing this book is available for downloading when all...

The adventures of Christopher Robin and his friends, in which Pooh Bear uses a balloon to get honey, Piglet meets a Heffalump, and Eeyore has a birthday
Topics: Toys, Toys
Source: halfmoonbayschool

Why the pretense of posting this record showing this book is available for downloading when all...

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
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This book is read in such a halting, toneless way that it’s hard to listen to. I thank the reader...

LibriVox recording of Firm of Nucingen, by Honoré de Balzac. Read by James E. Carson. Part of the Comedie Humane and a "supplementary" tale to go with Father Goriot and Gobseck. Nucingen is the married family name of one of Father Goriot's daughters. "James Waring" is a pseudonym of Ellen Marriage (Balzac was considered sometimes too racy by the Victorian Age). (Summary by JCarson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD...
Topics: LibriVox, audiobooks, fiction, Balzac
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text

This book is read in such a halting, toneless way that it’s hard to listen to. I thank the reader...

Duke University Libraries
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Harry Clarke’s striking illustrations add another dimension of horror to these stories by Edgar...

Harry Clarke’s striking illustrations add another dimension of horror to these stories by Edgar...

Cornell University Library
favorite Dec 24, 2017
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Most illustrations are blurry. No color. Only a black and white scan. Not very interesting visually.

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.

Most illustrations are blurry. No color. Only a black and white scan. Not very interesting visually.

Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
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Illustrations are spectacular.

A picture story book for children from Russian Fairy tales
Topics: children's book, story book, picture book, soviet literature, russian, fairy tale, fire bird,...

Illustrations are spectacular.

New York Public Library
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Great illustrations by Charles Bennett.

Great illustrations by Charles Bennett.

York University Libraries
favorite Dec 19, 2017
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This is a three volume work. The first two volumes are straightforward downloads but the third has...

SC-SPCOLL copy: Part of the Frances Dafoe fonds (F0613)
Topic: Costume

This is a three volume work. The first two volumes are straightforward downloads but the third has...

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
favorite Dec 18, 2017
audio
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First, thank you to the readers of this book. My one star review isn’t a reflection on your work....

LibriVox recording of A Coin Of Edward VII by Fergus Hume. Read in English by Marcelle D Ward; Celine Major A family celebrates Christmas and its flaws are gently exposed by the house guest Mrs. Parry. Giles is engaged to the wealthy Daisy, yet is clearly in love with the governess Anne Denham. Things come to a head when Daisy is murdered. Who would murder her? Perhaps the governess who told her she would kill her and made it clear she wanted to exchange places with her? After all the governess...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Detective, Mystery, Crime, murder, humorous

First, thank you to the readers of this book. My one star review isn’t a reflection on your work....

American Libraries
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Words and images are illegible.

Topics: bub_upload, Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821, English wit and humor, Pictorial, Prints,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=b2rGh2JSlrQC&hl=&source=gbs_api

Words and images are illegible.

Duke University Libraries
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This is one of the most complete collection of the Cruikshank illustrations. Other editions have...

This is one of the most complete collection of the Cruikshank illustrations. Other editions have...

American Libraries
Nov 20, 2017
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This record is linked to a different work.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Novello, Ivor, 1893-1951
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=jZ4UAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8

This record is linked to a different work.

American Libraries
Nov 20, 2017
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This record is linked to a different text not by this author.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Novello, Ivor, 1893-1951
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=jds-AAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8

This record is linked to a different text not by this author.

American Libraries
favorite Nov 8, 2017
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It’s kind of hard to understand what purpose can have been thought to be served by reproducing a...

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Color, Interior decoration
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=anMgAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8

It’s kind of hard to understand what purpose can have been thought to be served by reproducing a...

American Libraries
favorite Nov 8, 2017
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Any illustrations included in the original book were lost in the scanning process.

Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Architecture, Furniture, Interior decoration
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=IEwvAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8

Any illustrations included in the original book were lost in the scanning process.

The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
Nov 6, 2017
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This is the second in the series of five Nikola books.

LibriVox recording of Doctor Nikola Returns by Guy Boothby. Read in English by Peter John Keeble Guy Boothby’s character Doctor Antonio Nikola was one of the first great diabolical criminal masterminds. He was a Victorian forerunner to Fu Manchu and a sometime literary rival to Sherlock Holmes. He was ruthless in his pursuit of his objectives which range from world domination to cheating death. Irrespective of his villainy and moral turpitude he was bound by a self imposed code of chivalry,...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, australia, Crime, melbourne, nikola

This is the second in the series of five Nikola books.

American Libraries
Nov 6, 2017
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This is the alternative title for the first of five Nikola novels.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Princeton University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: nikola, bid, wetherell, man, beckenham, marquis, baxter, google lord, nikola permits, google...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=xrwVAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8

This is the alternative title for the first of five Nikola novels.

Community Texts
Nov 6, 2017
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This is the first of five novels about Dr Nikola

Complete & Unabridged
Topics: Guy, Boothby, Doctor, Nikola, Newell, Ade, aode, Gutenberg, University of Adelaide, Project...

This is the first of five novels about Dr Nikola

University of Toronto - Robarts Library
Nov 6, 2017
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A few black and white photographs of a couple of Klimt paintings.

Vols. for 1897/1898- designated Bd. 1- on volume t.p.; issues for called also
Topics: Art, Decoration and ornament, Art -- Germany, Decoration and ornament -- Germany

A few black and white photographs of a couple of Klimt paintings.

E.J. Pratt Library
favoritefavorite Nov 5, 2017
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...about Dickens and the development of the characters in his books when this author, Pugh, clearly...

35 43
Topics: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

...about Dickens and the development of the characters in his books when this author, Pugh, clearly...

Metropolitan Museum of Art - Gallery Images
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The jpeg file doesn’t download completely.

Topics: Engraving, Europe, Prints, Relief prints, published August 1836, Metropolitan Museum of Art,...

The jpeg file doesn’t download completely.

University of Toronto - Robarts Library
Oct 11, 2017
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It’s too bad some of the full page color illustrations have been removed from this beautiful...

26

It’s too bad some of the full page color illustrations have been removed from this beautiful...

Getty Research Institute
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The record gives 1910 as the date of publication but that has to be wrong because of the numerous...

English and German

The record gives 1910 as the date of publication but that has to be wrong because of the numerous...

Public Library of India
favorite Oct 10, 2017
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Why post the black and white photocopy of a book by a world-famous photographer that’s been so...

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.59054 dc.contributor.author: Margart_bourke_white dc.contributor.other: Ccl dc.date.accessioned: 2015-06-29T19:48:34Z dc.date.available: 2015-06-29T19:48:34Z dc.date.copyrightexpirydate: 0000-00-00 dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 0000-00-00 dc.date.citation: 1942 dc.identifier.barcode: 2020010005266 dc.identifier.origpath: /data6/upload/0150/612 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/59054...
Topic: RMSC

Why post the black and white photocopy of a book by a world-famous photographer that’s been so...

The Library of Congress
Sep 29, 2017
texts
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It seems in poor taste for an (approximately) 23 year old graduate of an elite American university...

Topic: World War, 1914-1918

It seems in poor taste for an (approximately) 23 year old graduate of an elite American university...

American Libraries
favorite Sep 29, 2017
texts
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There are no page images here.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=k9dIAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8

There are no page images here.

The Library of Congress
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Sep 29, 2017
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An american’s experience of France during WWI. Gritty, bitter and deeply sad, the author tells...

Topic: World War, 1914-1918

An american’s experience of France during WWI. Gritty, bitter and deeply sad, the author tells...

California Digital Library
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Salmon states in the introduction that he has no first hand experience treating “shell shocked”...

Introduction.--Mental diseases (insanity)--War neuroses ("shell shock")--Recommendations for the United States army.--Appendices: References in English to mental diseases and war neuroses ("shell shock") and their treatment and management (p. 69-77)--The use of institutions for the insane as military hospitals.--Special military hospitals for mental diseases and war neuroses ("shell shock") in Great Britain and Ireland.--Facilities needed for efficient treatment of...
Topics: Medicine, Military, Mentally ill -- Care Great Britain, Neuroses, World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian...

Salmon states in the introduction that he has no first hand experience treating “shell shocked”...

The Library of Congress
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Sep 27, 2017
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Brief stories of the “average man” and his reaction to WWI. Good writing.

Brief sketches, dated July 1915-April 8, 1921

Brief stories of the “average man” and his reaction to WWI. Good writing.

California Digital Library
texts
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June 1904

Contributions by various authors
Topics: Architecture, Domestic, Interior decoration

June 1904

Community Texts
Sep 17, 2017
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Published in 2006.

Look and learn - the quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday vocabulary in French. Whether for business or leisure, this introduction to key vocabulary covers a range of subjects from food and drink to sports and leisure. With scenes and items from everyday life clearly labelled, it's easy to find the words you want in this dictionary that shows you what others only tell you.
Topics: French Language, English Language, Languages

Published in 2006.

Princeton Theological Seminary Library
favorite Sep 17, 2017
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Missing the last page or pages of the introduction.

Topics: Draft, Society of Friends

Missing the last page or pages of the introduction.

The Library of Congress
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Sep 17, 2017
texts
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This book includes some really nice illustrations and paper-cut pictures by Hans Christian...

Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers
Topics: Fairy tales, Children's stories, Danish, Fairy tales

This book includes some really nice illustrations and paper-cut pictures by Hans Christian...

University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
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Sixteen pages of single-spaced entries of the names of their dead. Breathtaking.

v. 1. Narrative.--v. 2. The roll of honour and appendices
Topics: Canada. Army. Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental...

Sixteen pages of single-spaced entries of the names of their dead. Breathtaking.

University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
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The map listed in the table of contents as Map No.3 on page 144 is missing.

v. 1. Narrative.--v. 2. The roll of honour and appendices
Topics: Canada. Army. Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, World War, 1914-1918

The map listed in the table of contents as Map No.3 on page 144 is missing.

California Digital Library
favorite Sep 13, 2017
texts
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Several pages appear blank or are too fuzzy to see.

Several pages appear blank or are too fuzzy to see.

California Digital Library
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Sep 12, 2017
texts
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WWI

Considered one of the masterpieces of the Great War. Some think it ranks with David Jones'...

Topics: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882, World War, 1914-1918
WWI

Considered one of the masterpieces of the Great War. Some think it ranks with David Jones'...

University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
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Pages 165-67 are missing.

Killam Library, Dalhousie University
Topics: Albert I, King of the Belgians, 1875-1934, World War, 1914-1918 -- Belgium, World War, 1914-1918 --...

Pages 165-67 are missing.

The Library of Congress
Sep 11, 2017
texts
eye 96
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It looks as if some of the pages have been ripped out of the book.

It looks as if some of the pages have been ripped out of the book.

Public Library of India
favorite Sep 11, 2017
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This book is by Eric Partridge. The author's name--Vudgrisms--is incorrect.

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.183898 dc.contributor.author: Vudgrisms dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-07T17:11:55Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-07T17:11:55Z dc.identifier.barcode: 5990010107054 dc.identifier.origpath: /rawdataupload/upload/0107/056 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/183898 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIIT, Allahabad dc.description.main: 1 dc.description.tagged: 0 dc.description.totalpages: 1248 dc.format.mimetype:...
Topic: IIIT

This book is by Eric Partridge. The author's name--Vudgrisms--is incorrect.

American Libraries
texts
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Of the two copies of this title on the IA this is the worst. Images aren't viewable in the PDF...

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=DJ1Ab4ns8LYC&oe=UTF-8

Of the two copies of this title on the IA this is the worst. Images aren't viewable in the PDF...

Brigham Young University
favorite Sep 8, 2017
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There is some great art in this book but little of it is in color so why bother publishing it?

Leaves of plates occupy p. [12], [32], [57]-[132], [145]-[220]
Topics: World War, 1914-1918, Art and war

There is some great art in this book but little of it is in color so why bother publishing it?

European Libraries
Sep 5, 2017
texts
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Are there any other Struwwelpeter variations out there? I know there's Swollen Headed William,...

Topics: sacred, khufu, priest, osiris, pussies, egyptian, incense, hath, young khufu, sacred pussies
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=6O8OAAAAQAAJ&hl=&source=gbs_api

Are there any other Struwwelpeter variations out there? I know there's Swollen Headed William,...